Ansensio Sink Leganes In First Leg Of Copa Del Rey

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Real Madrid won 1-0,as Marco Asensio netted last gab winner for the Los Blancos,yesterday Copa del Rey against Leganes.

Real Madrid made a short trip to Estadio Municipal de Butarque without Cristianinho Ronaldo, Gareth Bale Karim Benzema (BBC) to Leganes the first leg of Copa Del Rey quarter final, Thursday evening.

Zinedine Zidane also ought to put Luka Modric, Toni Troos, Isco and Casemiro on the bench and as the results the visitors made a slow start encounter, first charge coming in 23rd minute but Asensio’s delivery was a little bit too high and the French defender heads well over the crossbar.

Zidane’s men continued to treat as the game progressed Mateo Kovacic did well to win the ball to create a one on one with the keeper, but he couldn’t locate the target. The sides went to the break all square.

Leganes made a bright start in the second half, they were able to get behind the Madrid defence, forcing goalkeeper Casilla to a smart save keeping the score level. Leganes came even closer to even closer to opening the deadlock, nine minutes of the second stanza young star Marcos Llorente was lucky not to score an own goal after his defensive header colloid with the framework.

Even though the hosts had majority of chances in the Half, Madrid got one chance and they capitalised on their chance that’s to Asensio brilliant volley onto the top corner